WASTE & RESOURCE RECOVERY

Closing the loop on food waste

Closing the loop on food waste

Start-up wizard Steve Morriss, founder and non-executive director of imaging consumables recycling company Close the Loop has a new venture, which aims to address two serious problems - Australia's degraded topsoil and food waste.

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Court imposes strict conditions on Gardenland composting plant

Court imposes strict conditions on Gardenland composting plant

The NSW EPA has welcomed the judgment handed down by the Land and Environment Court this month, imposing strict conditions on the development of the Gardenland composting facility near Port Stephens.

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CDS details finalised

CDS details finalised

The NSW government has finalised the operational details of its proposed container deposit scheme, publishing the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery (Container Deposit Scheme) Regulation under the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Act 2001.

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Inside Waste (Feb): A tight race to the top

Inside Waste (Feb): A tight race to the top

The results on the annual Inside Waste Consultants Review are in. And it was a tight race to the top in 2017.

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Waste Opportunist: The salt of the earth

Waste Opportunist: The salt of the earth

The CSG industry in Queensland is established and there is growing state government pressure to develop new unconventional gas tenures and licences - are there opportunities for the waste sector to manage their by-products?

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Several injured in waste truck collision

Several injured in waste truck collision

A collision between a Remondis waste truck and a bus in Sydney's west this week has left multiple people injured.

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Hexham Bridge incident turns spotlight on chain of responsibility issues

Hexham Bridge incident turns spotlight on chain of responsibility issues

Last week, O'Neill's Truck and Trailer Repairs was called to the scene after a truck containing waste material rolled on Hexham Bridge near Newcastle in NSW. This is the sixth rollover incident involving waste materials that the company has had to deal...

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CONEXPO: Scrap King enters Australia

CONEXPO: Scrap King enters Australia

Among the 2500 exhibitors at this year's CONEXPO-CON/AGG, currently in day three of the five-day event in Las Vegas, is Guesella-Bakker, which said Australia's waste sector is "promising", with opportunities up for grabs.

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Life after DAF

Life after DAF

When it comes to treatment of wastewater from food production, the industry norm across New Zealand and to a degree Australia, is dissolved air flotation (DAF). But what happens to the DAF sludge from the process that contains a large volume of organic...

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Inside Waste in Sin City

Inside Waste in Sin City

Inside Waste is in Las Vegas, reporting live from CONEXPO-CON/AGG (you can thank us later).

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